This Russian Teen Tests Fate By Hopping High-Speed Trains Around The Country

This Russian Teen Tests Fate By Hopping High-Speed Trains Around The Country

Personally, I like to travel as safely as possible. I always wear my seatbelt, I watch the safety instructions on flights…you get the idea. I’m not exactly a daredevil. That’s why what 18-year-old Alex Nomernoy does gives me major anxiety. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); Not only does he hop onto trains, he rides around on the high-speed cars risking his health and his record. It’s not exactly legal…which is understandable! The trains that he jumps onto — everything from the busy underground to cargo and commuter rails — can (and do) travel up to 150 miles per hour. If your palms are already sweating like mine are, watching it all go down from his perspective is even more incredible. Telling the Daily Mail, “I really like traveling, to observe the world from different angle from roofs and towers.” And boy does he accomplish that. I mean, what if his foot […]

People Are Totally Freaking Out Over This Swing, And You Will Be Too When You See It

People Are Totally Freaking Out Over This Swing, And You Will Be Too When You See It

A bucket list staple for intrepid travelers, Hawaii’s Haiku Stairs attract hundreds of adventurers every year. This hiking trail on the island of O’ahu is made up of almost 4,000 steps, and it provides climbers with unbeatable views from atop the Ko’olau mountain range. The only catch? Sadly, it’s been illegal to use the trail since 1987, and a storm rendered the stairs totally unsafe in 2015. And if you know anything whatsoever about humans, you know that plenty of people go right ahead and ignore all of that nonsense on a daily basis. In fact, one search on Yelp yields hundreds of reviews written by daredevils who decided to climb the Haiku Stairs anyway. Wikimedia Commons One such daredevil built a swing alongside the trail because that doesn’t sound like a terrible idea at all. As you might imagine, young people have taken it upon themselves to say, “You […]